Scooties and Bikes for female students, Punjab government to launch yet another initiative
LAHORE - Punjab government has planned a new initiative for the female students across the province.
Punjab government is giving away bikes and scooties on easy installments to female students.
The announcement has come in a bid to provide transport facilities to females. Chairman Punjab Education Foundation, Wasiq Qayyum Abbasi, said that the scheme will kickstart in the advent of 2019.
He said that the government will provide cycles to the male students while giving traveling vouchers to the female students. Moreover, it will provide scooties to degree and university students.
To provide relief to the students, the government will provide these vehicles on easy installments, said the Chairman. ------------------------------
Abbasi further told that the traveling vouchers will be for the metric and intermediate female students. This initiative is to ensure that the students reach school on time without spending much on pick and drop.
He said that there are around 50 million students studying in 53,000 schools and 550 colleges across the province. Moreover, the use of scooties among women is becoming popular as it is economical and an easy way of transportation.